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Olympic Lifting

January 27, 1962 – 2nd in the Carolina’s AAU,

April 2, 1962 – 2nd in the NC AAU Open, 148 lb. class.

November 1962 – 3rd in the All South Southern Invitational Open, 165 lb. class.

1963- 3rd in the Virginia Olympic Open, 165 lb. class.

Best competitive lifts in the 148 lb. class.

Military Press: 200 lbs.
Snatch: 175 lbs.
Clean & Jerk: 225 lbs.

Best Gym Lifts

Military Press: 210 lbs.
Snatch: 190 lbs.
Clean & Jerk: 250 lbs.

1964- 1st place in the Armed Forces Championships in Okinawa (165 lb. class) with a 210 Military Press, 190 Snatch and 250 Clean & Jerk.

1967 – Placed 4th in the AAU Mid South in Winston Salem with a press of 220, Snatch at 210 and C&J of 260.

1968 – 5th in Virginia AAU meet. Pressed 230, Snatched 205 and C&J 265.

Best Gym Lifts

Military Press: 240 lbs.
Snatch: 190 lbs.
Off the rack Jerk: 290 lbs.
Front Squat: 350